Patient Comments: Aseptic Necrosis - Risk Factors

Did or do you have risk factors for developing aseptic necrosis? Please share your concerns.

Comment from: mcmizzou33, 35-44 Female (Patient) Published: April 11

My risk factor is that I have been on corticosteroids for my entire life of 43 years. I have been having moderate to severe pain in my joints for the past year and a half but never had any idea it may be caused from aseptic necrosis. I am scheduling an MRI as soon as possible.

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